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Burnham: Tougher lockdown restrictions not needed if people follow rules

Coronavirus restrictions should not need toughening in Greater Manchester as long as people follow the rules, mayor Andy Burnham has said.

Andy Burnham: 'no regrets' over taking stand in Tier 3 negotiations

The Mayor of Greater Manchester has said he will encourage council leaders to take a "pragmatic" approach to negotiations over business support for the region.

Greater Manchester eyes millions in extra lockdown funding as talks continue

Greater Manchester may be offered millions in extra funding to accept the strictest coronavirus restrictions as Boris Johnson seeks to prevent a lockdown revolt